Rodney and Nichole Tucker.
Nichole Fagen and Rodney Tucker were married Aug. 31 in an outdoor ceremony at Hollywood Schoolhouse. The couple wrote their own vows and mixed water they had collected from the Columbia River and Lake Washington, symbolizing where each grew up.
Nichole is the daughter of Jack and Linda Childers of Kennewick and Nicholas and Cherri Fagen of Bend, Oregon. She is a 1991 graduate of Eastern Washington University and currently is an assistant manager at the Bellevue Square Nordstrom.
Rod is the son of Ivan and Helen Fry of Woodinville and William and Terri Tucker of Beaverton, Oregon. He is a 1986 graduate of Woodinville High School and a 1990 graduate of Eastern. He is a marketing manager of DMX.
Jason and Melissa Hanson.
Melissa Morris and Jason Hanson were married Aug. 10 at the Monte Villa Farmhouse.
The bride is the daughter of Bob and Donna Morris of Woodinville. She graduated from Redmond High School in 1991. She is currently a student at Central Washington University, majoring in physical education.
The groom is the son of Mike and Karlene Hanson of Yakima. He graduated from Meadowdale High School in 1991 and is a correctional officer for Yakima County.
The couple makes their home in Ellensburg.
Leah and Matt Polacek.
Leah K. Spurling and Matt C. Polacek, both of Duvall, were wed July 27 at an outdoor ceremony in the Polacek family garden.
The bride is the daughter of James and Nancy Spurling, both longtime Valley residents. She graduated from Tolt High School in 1991 and from Central Washington University in1995. Leah is teaching elementary and special education.
The groom is the son of Paul and Donna Polacek, also of the Valley area. Matt graduated from Tolt in 1989 and Central in 1995. He will begin graduate studies in aquatic biology this fall and is currently working for the U.S. Forest Service.
Tracey Marshall and Michael Norton.
Tracey Marshall and Michael Norton, both of Bellevue, have announced their engagement and plans to marry Dec. 21 at the Monte Villa Farmhouse in Bothell.
Tracey is the daughter of Michael and Barbara Marshall of Tacoma. She attended Curtis High School in Tacoma and Washington State University.
Michael is the son of John Norton of Santa Barbara, California. and Julie Zulaski of Woodinville. He attended Lake Washington High School in Kirkland.